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14 June 2021

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Why Moorfields Private

We are part of world-renowned Moorfields heritage. Moorfields Private Eye Hospital is the private division of the famous Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, with a reputation as a centre of excellence for providing ophthalmic care to private patients from the UK and abroad.

We treat the widest range of eye conditions. From common complaints to the most complex eye health problems that often require unique pioneering treatment not available anywhere else in the world.

Our consultants are internationally recognised experts who work at the top of their field and train ophthalmology specialists from around the world.

Our highly skilled ophthalmology nurses deliver the highest level of patient care for the best outcomes and patient satisfaction.

Our dedicated facilities with the latest lasers and diagnostic equipment enable us to offer the most advanced laser and implantable contact lens treatments for vision correction.

Download our brochure Information for Referrers, designed to help healthcare professionals with patient questions, the referral process and the professional development.

How to refer your patients to Moorfields Private

GPs and Optometrists

To make a referral please call +44 (0) 20 7521 4664 or email moorfields.privatereferrals@nhs.net.

We will arrange for your patients to be seen by the right eye specialist consultant for their condition.

OPERA referrals

Optometrists already using the Optometric Electronic Referral and Assessment (OPERA) system can refer to Moorfields Private there. If you are new to the system, we would encourage you going through the OPERA lite onboarding process for optometrists.

Help your patients self-refer

Your patients can book their appointments directly by contacting our dedicated new patient team on 0800 328 3421. They will be taken through the booking process and explained how to prepare and what to expect on their appointment.

International patients

A dedicated service for international patients ensures that each stage of the treatment pathway is managed through one central point of contact. The referral engagement team can arrange treatment around the patient’s travel plans and provide ongoing communication with embassy or corporate sponsors and their medical teams, ensuring continuity of care when their patients have returned to their home country.

To arrange your patients’ admissions or to find out more about our services, please contact us:

+44(0) 207 521 4665

+44(0) 7525 800 835


Learn with Moorfields

We’ve been setting international standards for over 200 years in training the next generation of ophthalmic professionals around the world. To support your professional development and continuing medical education, we provide a range of accredited short courses and events for healthcare practitioners on all aspects of eye health.

To find out more about our courses for healthcare professionals, visit Moorfields Education.

For more information on how we can support your own practice requirements, please contact the referrer engagement team at moorfields.privateeducation@nhs.net

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